The table below looks at the statistics for JSP 440 skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSP 440 over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
The Defence Manual of Security Issue 3 (JSP 440)
Rank 575 577 573
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs citing JSP 440 54 29 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.059% 0.050%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.19% 0.62% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 17 16
Median daily rate £450 £435 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -5.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £348 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £720 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £423 £463
% change year-on-year
+1.77% -8.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Median hourly rate £57.75 - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.98 £60.98 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- +52.45%
JSP 440
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4528 4649 4493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.05% 9.41% 9.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2932 2990 2779
Median daily rate £425 £419 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.55% +0.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 150 210
Median hourly rate £25.50 £21.55 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.32% +0.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.67 £12.10 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £53.58 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £22.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+24.17% +8.33%

JSP 440
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing JSP 440 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

JSP 440 Jobs Demand Trend in England

JSP 440
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JSP 440 across the England region.

JSP 440 Daily Rate Trend in England

JSP 440
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JSP 440 across the England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

JSP 440 Daily Rate Histogram in England

JSP 440
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JSP 440 across the England region.

JSP 440 Hourly Rate Trend in England

JSP 440
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JSP 440 across the England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

JSP 440 Hourly Rate Histogram in England

JSP 440
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSP 440 within the England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -18 11 £450 +5.26% 1
South West -5 9 £463 +6.32% 1
London -2 8 £500 -33.33%
North East -39 8 £500 +32.54%
North West - 6 £400 -
West Midlands - 6 £300 -
Yorkshire - 2 £300 -
East of England +8 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £315 -
JSP 440
UK

JSP 440
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JSP 440 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for JSP 440.

1 66 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 40 (40.40%) SC Cleared
3 39 (39.39%) Project Management
4 33 (33.33%) DV Cleared
5 32 (32.32%) ITIL
6 31 (31.31%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 29 (29.29%) PRINCE2
8 28 (28.28%) Windows
9 27 (27.27%) CESG Certified Professional
10 26 (26.26%) Information Security
11 25 (25.25%) Firewall
11 25 (25.25%) CLAS
12 23 (23.23%) CESG
13 21 (21.21%) Telecoms
13 21 (21.21%) Migration
13 21 (21.21%) C
14 20 (20.20%) Linux
14 20 (20.20%) Information Assurance
14 20 (20.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 19 (19.19%) RMADS
16 18 (18.18%) Cisco
16 18 (18.18%) CISSP
17 17 (17.17%) Windows Server 2008
18 16 (16.16%) ITIL V3
18 16 (16.16%) VMware
19 15 (15.15%) Management Information System
19 15 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
20 14 (14.14%) Microsoft
21 13 (13.13%) Unix
21 13 (13.13%) Risk Management

JSP 440
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (9.09%) IIS
2 8 (8.08%) iPlanet
2 8 (8.08%) WebLogic
3 6 (6.06%) OpenStack
4 4 (4.04%) MQSeries
5 3 (3.03%) MS Exchange
5 3 (3.03%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.02%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.01%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 6 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.04%) MS Office
3 3 (3.03%) AutoCAD
3 3 (3.03%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 25 (25.25%) Firewall
2 9 (9.09%) LAN
2 9 (9.09%) SAN
3 8 (8.08%) BIG-IP
4 7 (7.07%) Internet
4 7 (7.07%) VoIP
5 6 (6.06%) VPN
5 6 (6.06%) WAN
6 5 (5.05%) SNMP
7 4 (4.04%) DHCP
7 4 (4.04%) DNS
7 4 (4.04%) LDAP
8 2 (2.02%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (2.02%) EIGRP
8 2 (2.02%) FTP
8 2 (2.02%) NAS
8 2 (2.02%) Network Security
8 2 (2.02%) OSPF
8 2 (2.02%) SSH
9 1 (1.01%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.09%) GIS
2 8 (8.08%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.04%) DB2
3 4 (4.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Rational DOORS
General
1 21 (21.21%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.06%) Finance
3 2 (2.02%) Military
4 1 (1.01%) Law
4 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (26.26%) Coordinator
2 20 (20.20%) Project Coordinator
3 13 (13.13%) Architect
4 12 (12.12%) Consultant
5 9 (9.09%) Information Assurance Practitioner
6 8 (8.08%) Security Architect
6 8 (8.08%) Security Consultant
7 6 (6.06%) Security Assurance Coordinator
8 5 (5.05%) Integration Engineer
9 4 (4.04%) Network Engineer
9 4 (4.04%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (4.04%) Test Leader
10 3 (3.03%) CISSP Architect
10 3 (3.03%) Information Security Consultant
10 3 (3.03%) Information Security Specialist
10 3 (3.03%) Information Specialist
10 3 (3.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (3.03%) Security Specialist
11 2 (2.02%) ICT Specialist
11 2 (2.02%) Network Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.08%) JSP
2 7 (7.07%) J2EE
3 6 (6.06%) Web Services
4 3 (3.03%) Leaflet
5 2 (2.02%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.23%) CESG
2 15 (15.15%) Management Information System
3 13 (13.13%) CESG CLAS
4 6 (6.06%) Algorithms
5 5 (5.05%) PKI
6 4 (4.04%) Clustering
7 3 (3.03%) Data Centre
8 2 (2.02%) Client/Server
8 2 (2.02%) Grid Computing
8 2 (2.02%) HP Storage
8 2 (2.02%) HP StoreVirtual
9 1 (1.01%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.01%) Cryptography
9 1 (1.01%) Driving Licence
9 1 (1.01%) Fat Client
9 1 (1.01%) Learning Management System
9 1 (1.01%) RIA
9 1 (1.01%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (1.01%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 28 (28.28%) Windows
2 20 (20.20%) Linux
3 17 (17.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (13.13%) Unix
5 12 (12.12%) Windows Server
6 8 (8.08%) AIX
6 8 (8.08%) Solaris
7 5 (5.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (3.03%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (39.39%) Project Management
2 32 (32.32%) ITIL
3 29 (29.29%) PRINCE2
4 26 (26.26%) Information Security
5 21 (21.21%) Migration
6 20 (20.20%) Information Assurance
7 16 (16.16%) ITIL V3
8 13 (13.13%) Risk Management
8 13 (13.13%) Six Sigma
9 10 (10.10%) Enterprise Architecture
10 8 (8.08%) Kalman Filter
10 8 (8.08%) QMS
10 8 (8.08%) Risk Assessment
11 6 (6.06%) Configuration Management
11 6 (6.06%) TOGAF
12 5 (5.05%) Penetration Testing
13 4 (4.04%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (4.04%) Integration Testing
13 4 (4.04%) Network Design
13 4 (4.04%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (21.21%) C
2 8 (8.08%) Java
3 7 (7.07%) SQL
4 3 (3.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 66 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 40 (40.40%) SC Cleared
3 33 (33.33%) DV Cleared
4 27 (27.27%) CESG Certified Professional
5 25 (25.25%) CLAS
6 18 (18.18%) CISSP
7 9 (9.09%) IISP
8 8 (8.08%) Degree
9 5 (5.05%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (4.04%) ISSAP
10 4 (4.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (3.03%) CISM
12 2 (2.02%) BICSI Certification
12 2 (2.02%) BICSI RCDD
12 2 (2.02%) CCNA
12 2 (2.02%) CCNP
12 2 (2.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 1 (1.01%) CREST Certified
13 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (31.31%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 20 (20.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (19.19%) RMADS
4 7 (7.07%) PCI DSS
4 7 (7.07%) SLA
5 4 (4.04%) COBIT
5 4 (4.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (1.01%) GxP
6 1 (1.01%) HMG Infosec
6 1 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 15 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (12.12%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.02%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.01%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.01%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (8.08%) EMC NetWorker
1 8 (8.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (5.05%) SCCM
2 5 (5.05%) SCOM
3 4 (4.04%) Backup Exec
3 4 (4.04%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (4.04%) OpenView
3 4 (4.04%) WhatsUp Gold
3 4 (4.04%) WSUS
4 2 (2.02%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (2.02%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (2.02%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 18 (18.18%) Cisco
2 16 (16.16%) VMware
3 14 (14.14%) Microsoft
4 12 (12.12%) CA
4 12 (12.12%) F5
5 11 (11.11%) HP
6 8 (8.08%) BEA
6 8 (8.08%) Oracle
6 8 (8.08%) Red Hat
6 8 (8.08%) Sun
7 6 (6.06%) Symantec
8 5 (5.05%) Intel Security
9 4 (4.04%) Acronis
9 4 (4.04%) Cognos
9 4 (4.04%) Opsware
10 3 (3.03%) 3PAR
10 3 (3.03%) NetApp
10 3 (3.03%) Veeam
11 2 (2.02%) BMC
11 2 (2.02%) Veritas